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Pumeza Matshikiza

Described as "one of today's most exciting new operatic voices" (Independent), South African soprano Pumeza Matshikiza is one of today’s rising opera stars. An exclusive Decca Classics recording artist, her debut album “Voice of Hope” was released in 2014. Her second album “Arias” with arias by Puccini, Catalani, Ravel and Mozart and songs by Fauré was released in May 2016.

Latest News:

  • 24.06.2016 - Pumeza Matshikiza makes her Semperoper Dresden debut in 'La bohème'

  • Pumeza Matshikiza makes her debut at the Semperoper Dresden this Sunday, June 26 as Mimì in Puccini's eternal classic La bohème. Arnold Rutkowski sings Rodolfo, with Carolina Ullrich as Musetta and Sangmin Lee as Marcello. Giampaolo Bisanti leads the acclaimed Staatskapelle Dresden for this performance, with stage direction by Christine Mielitz. 

    Enjoy an audio recording of Pumeza singing the famed aria "Sì. Mi chiamano Mimì" from La bohème, featured on Ms. Matshikiza's critically acclaimed Decca release titled "Arias," now available for purchase via iTunes, Amazon, and Google Play.

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